last chance for 2.0.6

Dan Kaminsky effugas at
Tue Nov 9 21:44:59 GMT 1999

>On Tue, Nov 09, 1999 at 11:31:49PM +1100, Andrew Tridgell wrote:
> > If you have any last minute bug fixes to get in then speak now!
> I cannot get anything above 2.0.4 to compile under RedHat 5.1.
> 2.0.6pre3-19991102.src.rpm fails to build under 5.1 (works fine under 6.0)
> when compiled as:
>  ./configure  --prefix=/usr --libdir=/etc --with-lockdir=/var/lock/samba
> --with-privatedir=/etc --with-swatdir=/usr/share/swat --with-smbmount \
> --with-automount --with-quotas --with-pam
> I've attached where the build fails.

Thus, why everyone in the Samba team hates smbmount :-)  

It's simultaneously one of the most useful Samba patches and a gigantic
headache to keep functional, as far as I've seen.  It'd have been ditched
ages ago if there weren't just so many users who love it to death, myself
included ;-)

Ditch smbmount and it should compile.

Yours Truly,

	Dan Kaminsky
	DoxPara Research

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